Or, you could say "Brian, I am not going to point out how annoying your use of apophasis is. I won't even bring up your constant use of paralipsis and how much it irks me."Well I learned a new word today. I have a coworker that does this constantly. Next time I'll say: Brian, don't be so obviously apophasis!
For the higher-class gatherings, I call it "Elixir of Rare Eastern Grape." Put a fancy label on the bottle. People jostle to try it then.I still make Welch's, since it is so accessible for everyone and is often the hit of any party I bring it to. Just don't say it is Welch's and they lap it up.
Don't tell Johnt. Might ruin his whole day, just at the mention of it. LOL, Arne.